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Diabetes Subject Guide

A pathfinder designed to educate people about diabetes.

Electronic Resources

Consumer Health Complete
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Consumer Health Complete™ (CHC) is the single most comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content. It is designed to support patients' information needs and foster an overall understanding of health-related topics, including drugs & alcohol.

World Wide Web Resources

American Diabetes Association

"The American Diabetes Association is the nation's leading voluntary health organization supporting diabetes research, information and advocacy. Founded in 1940, the Association supports an affiliate office in every region of the country, providing services to more than 800 communities." Site contains: "Information about diabetes diagnosis and treatment, the complications diabetes, and living with diabetes. The site also includes information about diabetes research, the Association, the Association's advocacy efforts, and Association events. Of special interest are the interactive diabetes risk test and the recipe of the day feature (includes diabetic exchanges)."


“Diabetes.com provides information Type 2 diabetes and is run by GlaxoSmithKline. You can obtain information on how diabetes develops in the body, hear about others' personal experiences with diabetes, and learn about diet.”

Diabetes Dictionary

"This dictionary of diabetes terms defines words that are often used when talking or writing about diabetes. It is designed for people who have diabetes and their families and friends. It provides basic information about the disease, its long-term effects, and its care."

Joslin Diabetes Center

“The Joslin Diabetes Center site has diabetes news, research, and educational information. The education center has a library of online information that is particularly helpful for those newly diagnosed with diabetes.”

Diabetes and Public Health Resource

“Includes Diabetes Statistics, the patient guide Take Charge of Your Diabetes, Frequently Asked Questions about Diabetes, Diabetes Articles from the CDC, the National Diabetes Fact Sheet and Ask about Diabetes.”

Print Resources


Diabetes sourcebook : basic consumer health information about type 1 diabetes (insulin-dependent or juvenile-onset diabetes), Type 2 diabetes (noninsulin-dependent or adult-onset diabetes), gestational diabetes, and related disorders... / edited by Dawn D. Matthews Detroit, MI : Omnigraphics, c2003. Call # R 616.4 DI

Non Fiction

Ali, Naheed Diabetes and you : a comprehensive, holistic approach Lanham, MD : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, c2011. Call # 616.462 AL

American Diabetes Association complete guide to diabetes Alexandria, VA : American Diabetes Association, c2005. Call # 616.462 AM

Barnard, Neal D. Dr. Neal Barnard's Program for reversing diabetes : the scientifically proven system for reversing diabetes without drugs New York, NY : Rodale, c2007. Call # 616.462 BA

Bryer - Ash, Michael 100 questions & answers about diabetes Sudbury, MA : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, c2010. Call # 616.462 BR

Chase, H. Peter A first book for understanding diabetes : companion to the 11th edition Denver, CO : Paros Press, c2007. Call # 616.462 CH

Cohen, Suzy Diabetes without drugs : the 5 - step program to control blood sugar naturally and prevent diabetes complications Emmaus, PA : Rodale, c2010. Call # 616.462 CO

Craig, Jenny Jenny Craig diabetes cookbook : easy homestyle recipes for healthy living Birmingham, AL : Oxmoor House, c1997. Call # 641.563 CR

Davidson, Mayer B. and Gordon, Debra L. Complete idiot's guide to diabetes New York, NY : Alpha Books, c2009. Call # 616.462 DA

Eisenstat, Stephanie A. Every woman's guide to diabetes : what you need to know to lower your risk and beat the odds Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press, c2008. Call # 616.462 EI

Greenberg, Riva 50 diabetes myths that can ruin your life : and the 50 diabetes truths that can save it Cambridge, MA : Da Capo Press, c2009. Call # 616.462 GR

Greene, Bob The best life guide to managing diabetes and pre - diabetes New York, NY : Simon & Schuster, c2009. Call # 616.4 GR

Gregg, Jennifer, and Callaghan, Glenn M., and Hayes, Steven C. The diabetes lifestyle book : facing your fears & making changes for a long & healthy life Oakland, CA : New Harbinger Publications, c2007. Call # 616.4 GR

Hyman, Mark The blood sugar solution : the ultrahealthy program for losing weight, preventing disease, and feeling great now! New York, NY : Little, Brown, c2012. Call # 612.12 HY

Kanzer - Lewis, Ginger 10 steps to better living with diabetes Alexandria, VA : American Diabetes Association, c2007. Call # 616.462 KA

The Mayo Clinic diabetes diet / by the weight loss experts at the Mayo Clinic Intercourse, PA : Good Books, c2011. Call # 641.563 MA

Mertig, Rita Girourd What nurses know - diabetes New York, NY : Demos Health, c2011. Call # 616.462 ME

Nathan, David M.  Beating diabetes : the first complete program clinically proven to dramatically improve your glucose tolerance New York, NY : McGraw-Hill, c2005. Call # 616.462 NA

Outsmart diabetes 1 - 2 - 3 : a 3 step plan to balance blood sugar, lose weight, and reverse diabetes complications /  editors from Prevention Magazine Emmaus, PA : Melia, c2009. Call # 616.42 OU

Quinn, Barbara The diabetes dtour diet : the revolutionary new food cure Emmaus, PA : Rodale, c2009. Call # 616.4 DI

Shapiro, Howard M. and Becker, Franklin Eat & beat diabetes with picture perfect weight loss : the visual program to prevent and control diabetes Don Mills, Ont. : Harlequin Enterprises Limited, c2010. Call # 616.4 SH

The uncomplicated guide to diabetes complications / edited by Marvin E . Levin and  and Michael A. Pfeifer  Alexandria, VA : American Diabetes Association, c2002. Call # 616.462 UN

Vernon, Mary C. Atkins diabetes revolution : the groundbreaking approach to preventing and controlling type 2 diabetes New York, NY : William Morrow, c2004. Call # 616.462 VE

Walker, Rosemary and Rodgers, Jill Type 2 diabetes : your questions answered London ; New York, NY : Dorling Kindersley, c2006. Call # 616.462 WA

Warshaw, Hope S. Diabetes meal planning made easy Alexandria, VA : American Diabetes Association, c2006. Call # 641.5 WA

Whitaker, Julian M. Reversing diabetes New York, NY : Warner Books, c2001. Call # 616.462 WH


Diabetes Health

Educational Videos

Controlling blood sugar [videorecording] : for health, weight, and balance / Valerie Hall Nutrition; written & presented by Valerie Hall ; executive producer, Lenny Magill. [San Diego, CA] : Lenny Magill Productions, c2005. Call # DVD 613.2 CON

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